Stars of 'True Blood' and 'Homeland' on 'The Nerdist' this week!

Hold on to your hats, folks! An all-new episode of “The Nerdist” premieres this Saturday, and we’ve got Werewolf hunk Joe Manganiello guest starring to promote the upcoming new season of “True Blood.”

The “Magic Mike” star discusses his love of comic books, his role in Sam Raimi’s “Spiderman” series, and appearing with Neil Patrick Harris in his YouTube “Puppet Dreams” Show.

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In honor of our featured guest star, our weekly giveaway will depend on the following answer:

In the comments section below, tell us:

What’s your favorite werewolf movie and why?

Weigh in for the chance to win a BBC DVD autographed by Chris Hardwick, Jonah Ray and Matt Mira.

Entry period ends Saturday, May 18 at 11pm ET.

Get a first look at Saturday’s episode here:

“Homeland” star Morena Baccarin stops by and Chris Hardwick brings up her role in “Firefly.” She also discusses some weird run-ins at Comic-Con.

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“The Nerdist” boys test their guest’s knowledge in a little game called “Obscure Comic Book Character, German Restaurant, or Dinosaur.” Watch the episode to find out who wins!











Matt Mira takes “Torchwood” star John Barrowman on a comic book adventure at Meltdown Comics around L.A. and through the ‘Nerdist’ studios. Things get a little steamy towards the end. Watch a sneak peek here:

Plus, dapper comedian Paul F. Tompkins shows up to perform a fun stand-up act about his job at Hats in the Belfry.

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Don’t miss the episode on Saturday, May 18 at 10pm/9c.